MER96B (DF0000963)

hAT-Tip100 DNA transposon, MER96B subfamily


MER96B is largely palindromic and has 8bp TSDs. Note that MER stands for MEdium Reiteration frequency interspersed repeat. As such, MERs as a group are a grab bag of DNA transposons and retrotransposons.


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type DNA Transposon Article
Class Cut and Paste
Superfamily hAT-Tip100

Hit Statistics

The model is 417 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 202.5. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 503 1097 249 474
Homo sapiens 1452 5424 1266 3692

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER96B [Requires Repbase registration]